Historical

Adolphus Hotel

2020-05-21T10:37:55-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by Noble House Hotels to provide Exterior Restoration and Construction Administration for the Adolphus Hotel located in Dallas, Texas. Built in 1912, the Adolphus Hotel was constructed of a brick and stone masonry exterior in Beaux-Arts style. Conley Group was initially involved to complete the evaluation of the

Travis County Courthouse

2020-05-21T10:38:18-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by General Services Administration (GSA) to provide Condition Assessment, Investigation, and Remedial Action for the Travis County Courthouse located in Austin, Texas. The courthouse is a 6-story steel and concrete building clad in cream-colored limestone. It as built in 1931 in the PWA Moderne style of many Great

Wainwright Building

2020-05-21T10:38:47-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by the City of St. Louis to provide Exterior Restoration and Construction Administration Services for the Wainwright Building located in St. Louis, Missouri. Originally built in 1891, this 10-story historically significiant office building is constructed of brick and terra cotta cladding, trim and accents, and low slope builtup

Tenison Memorial Gates

2020-05-22T14:02:25-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by City of Dallas to provide Deisgn Development, Construction Administration, and Remedial Action for the Tenison Memorial Gates located in Dallas, Texas. The Tenison Memorial Gates are brick masonry and pre-cast concrete constructed circa 1924. The twin structures serve as entry to a City of Dallas golf course.

Magnolia Lounge

2020-05-22T14:02:37-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by the City of Dallas to provide Design Development, Construction Documents, Bid Support, and Exterior Restoration Services for the Magnolia Lounge located in Dallas, Texas. The Magnolia Lounge is a designated historical structure built in 1936. The building features multi-level elevations including a large 2nd level terrace, stucco

106 Harwood

2020-05-22T14:02:47-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by the City of Dallas to provide Exterior Restoration for 106 Harwood located in Dallas, Texas. Over 100 years old, the historic municipal building is clad in limestone and terra cotta ornamentation and was restored to house the University of North Texas Law School. The structure had suffered

St. Patrick Catholic Church

2020-05-13T20:02:08-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by St. Patrick Catholic Church to provide Design, Remedial Services, and Construction Administration for its historical church located in Denison, Texas. The community-centric cathedral dates back to 1898, and the Gothic revival building features finely patterned brickwork, lancet arches, and intricate stained glass windows. The church community achieved

Sammons Center for the Arts

2020-05-13T20:01:40-07:00May 13th, 2020|

Conley Group, An ABBAE Company, was retained by the City of Dallas to provide design development, construction documents, Texas Historical Commission coordination, bid phase support, exterior restoration, MEP analysis/utility infrastructure for Sammons Center for the Arts located in Dallas, Texas. The Sammons Center for the Arts is constructed in an eclectic Italian/Richardsonian Romanesque style as

Waateekaa Train Museum

2020-05-21T11:21:10-07:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided investigation of the exterior siding for the Waateekaa Train Museum located on the plaza at the Bechtel corporate headquarters in downtown San Francisco. The museum is a replica of the 18 meter long wooden train car that was used to move the Bechtel family between construction sites in

Union Lofts

2020-04-20T13:07:24-07:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the developer, Meruelo Maddux Properties, to provide peer review and material selection for the adaptive reuse of the Union Bank of California Headquarters Building in downtown Los Angeles. The Union Bank Building is a 12-story, historic, concrete building with a full basement, built in 1922. The

Reno Post Office

2020-04-20T14:26:46-07:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of Reno to perform due diligence and property assessment services for the downtown Post Office. The Reno Post Office is a historical landmark, built in 1934 and is a good example of art-deco architecture. The City is investigating purchasing the building from the USPS

City of Walnut Creek – Facilities Assessment

2020-04-20T14:27:03-07:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of Walnut Creek to complete a facility condition assessment using ASTM E-2018 as a guideline. The four city-owned recreational and historic buildings included a steel and concrete frame building wood-frame buildings with glu-lam structural elements. ABBAE prepared replacement value calculations and recommendations, based on

UC San Diego – University House

2020-04-20T14:30:57-07:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided a physical needs assessment on an historic University building. ABBAE was retained by IS Architecture to provide a reconstruction feasibility study for the University House at the University of California San Diego (UCSD). ABBAE’s scope of work included investigation and assessment of the roofing systems, exterior walls and

Beau Rivage Hotel

2020-04-20T14:34:51-07:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide damage assessment, design services and construction details to repair a hurricane-damaged resort in Mississippi. The Beau Rivage Hotel in Biloxi, Mississippi suffered major roof damage during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. We responded quickly to the needs of our client in an effort to get the

Hollywood Palladium

2020-04-20T14:39:01-07:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide investigation and assessment of water intrusion to the exterior walls following a 2008 renovation. ABBAE provided investigation services, including destructive testing to exposed waterproofing of the below grade portion of the building, located on the north side. Our report provided the client with repair recommendations